|Changes in the Niger Delta - Part 2 - sokari ekine|
discussion with professor alagoa on the niger delta
Keywords: nigeria; niger delta; alagoa; MEND; ijaw; bayelsa
|Blood and Oil: Testimonies of Violence from Women of the Niger Delta - Sokari Ekine|
Testimonies by women of the Niger Delta on State sponsored and multinational violence over a period of 10 years from 1990. The book is based on field research by the author and Jennifer Pere of Niger Delta Women for Justice that was carried out in Bayelsa, Rivers and Delta States in February 2000.
Keywords: Nigeria; Niger Delta; women; violence; multinationals; shell; shell
|HYPERTENSION IN PREGNANCY: PATTERN, ANAESTHETIC CARE AND OUTCOME IN A HOSPITAL IN THE NIGER-DELTA REGION OF NIGERIA - Abiodun Oyinpreye Jasper and Gabriel Oseremen Igberase|
This study set out to determine the pattern, seasonal presentation and the challenges encountered by anesthesiologists in the care of patients with hypertension in pregnancy at caesarean section in a centre short of anaesthetic manpower without an intensive care unit Method A retrospective assessment of anaesthetic records of patients presenting in theatre for caesarean section was done with particular reference to mode of anaesthesia, complication including fetal and maternal outcome in the imm...
Keywords: Pre-eclampsia; Eclampsia; seasonal variation; caesarean section; mortality; Niger-Delta
|Blood and Oil: Testimonies of Violence from Women of the Niger Delta - Sokari Ekine|
Testimonies made by Women of the Niger Delta on violence committed by the Nigerian State and Multinational oil companies (Shell, Elf, Chevron) during the period 1990-2000. The work is based on field research undertaken by the author and Jennifer Pere both of the Niger Delta Women for Justice in Rivers, Bayelsa and Delta State Nigeria in February 2000
Keywords: Nigeria; Niger Delta; Shell; Elf; Chevron; Violence; Women; Women
|Changes in the Niger Delta - Part 1 - Sokari ekine|
Interview with Niger Delta historian on the violence in the Niger Delta.
Keywords: niger delta; MEND; nigeria; bayelsa; odi; kaiama; ijaw; ogoni
|Blood and Oil: Testimonies of Violence from the Women of the Niger Delta - Sokari Ekine|
Testimonies on state and multinational violence by women of the Niger Delta between the period 1990-2000 based on field research undertaken in Rivers, Baylesa and Delta States in February 2000. The research was undertaken by the author together with Jennifer Pere both of Niger Delta Women for Justice.
Keywords: Nigera; Niger Delta; Violence; Women; Shell; Elf; Chevron
|TomCast for July 18, 2010: Godot Called. He's On His Way. - TomDispatch|
Ellen Cantarow discusses the personal experiences that motivated her to write her recent TomDispatch article on oil catastrophes in the Niger Delta, Ecuador and the Gulf of Mexico.
Keywords: TomCast; TomDispatch; Tom Engelhardt; Timothy MacBain; Ellen Cantarow; Gulf Spill; BP; Niger Delta; Ecuador; Climate Change
"Two Men Who Stood Under the Plunderers' Knives" column by Amy Goodma Ken Saro-Wiwa and Alberto Pizango never met, but they are united by a passion for the preservation of their people and their land, and by the fervor with which they were targeted by their respective governments. Saro-Wiwa was executed by the Nigerian government Nov. 10, 1995. Pizango this week was charged by the Peruvian government with sedition and rebellion, and narrowly eluded capture, taking refuge in the Nicaraguan Embass...
Keywords: Niger Delta; Shell Oil; Ken Saro-Wiwa; Alberto Pizango; Peru; Indigenous; Nigeria; Amy Goodman; Democracy Now!
Profits are higher than ever at oil companies Chevron and Shell. Yet across the globe, from the Ecuadorian jungle, to the Niger Delta in Nigeria, to the courtrooms and streets of New York and San Ramon, Calif., people are fighting back against the world's oil giants.
Keywords: Chevron; Shell; Niger Delta; Ogoni; Ken Saro-Wiwa; Oronto Douglas; Amy Goodman; Democracy Now!
|Patterson Ogon discusses the Niger Delta - Sokari Ekine|
Discussion with Patterson Ogon of the Ijaw Council for Human Rights based in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State Nigeria.
Keywords: nigeria; niger delta; ijaw; mend; obasanjo; rivers state; bayelsa state; shell; chevron
|Afri Hedge School: Oil and Gas, Dollars and Death|
âOil and Gas, Dollars and Death â Mayo, Ecuador, America and the Niger Deltaâ Part 1: Julio Prieto (replaced by Nick) and Larson Bill Part 2: Tari Ebimo Dadiowei (replaced by Patrick) and Maura Harrington Both sessions chaired by Michael McCaughan Larson Bill is Western Shoshone and is the Community Planner for the Western Shoshone Defence Project. In that capacity, he serves as the lead organizer for community meetings and dialogues with corporate and government entities...
Keywords: Afri; Hedge School; Mayo; Ireland; Shell; Maura Harrington; Michael McCaughan; Larson Bill; Western Shoshone; Erris; Nigeria; Niger Delta; Ecuador
|Police torture in Nigeria - Fahamu|
Damien Ugwu from the Nigerian Civil Liberties Organisation speaks to Sokari Ekine from Pambazuka News about endemic police torture in the Nigerian justice system. CLO estimate that five people a day are being extra-judicially killed by the police. Most vulnerable are unemployed youths accused of armed robbery. Damien Ugwu explores the reasons why torture and murder are common place and the cultural and political roots of the problem...
Keywords: Africa; social justice; human rights; rights; land; poverty; economy; torture; extra-judicial killing; murder; police; brutality; Nigeria; civil liberty; Civil Liberties Organisation; Damien Ugwu; Niger Delta; Lagos; judiciary
|[September 16 2008] Travus T. Hipp Morning News & Commentary: It's Hard To Be Aware, And Care, About The World's Problems *AND* 'America's Problems'... Case In Point, The Global Oil Production And Distribution Complex - Travus T. Hipp - Cabale News Service|
In The News: The prez sez it's an "adjustment" - The Federal Reserve is going to buy back bonds to cover AIG's financial insolvency... Wall street opens 100 points down and the global markets are reeling. More. A little black humor, from January 21, 2008: James Kunstler, author of The Long Emergency: Clusterfuck NationFullblown Panic January 21, 2008 George W Bush, tried to appease the beast by offering each American adult the dollar equivalent of half a month’s mortgage payment - with the exh...
Keywords: Travus T. Hipp; Cabale News Service; KPIG; Politics; News; Alternative News; U.S. Foreign Policy; U.S. Domestic Policy; Breaking Politics News; Realpolitik; Republican Family Values; Social Justice; Afghanistan; AIG; American Economy; Andean Nations; Autonomous Tribal Zone; Bank Default; Bank Of America; Banking; Bankruptcy; Bolivia; Brazil; Chile; Clusterfuck Nation; Evo Morales; Federal Reserve; Financial Crisis; Financial Insolvency; Gas Pricing; George W Bush; Global Financial Market; International Diplomacy; Investment Banking; James Kunstler; Latin America; Latin American; MEND; Military Aid; Mortgage Crisis; National Sovereignty; Niger Delta; Nigeria; Nigerian Army; Nigerian Troops; Offshore Drilling; Offshore Oil Drilling; Oil Companies; Oil Corporations; Oil Drilling; Oil Industry; Oil Pricing; Oil Refineries; Oil Revenue; Oil Royalties; Oil War; Oil Wars; OPEC; Pakistan; Pakistani Army; Pando Province; Pentagon; South America; Summit Meeting; US Military Aid; Wall Street; War Pigs; Warmonger; Warmongering; Waziristan; World War III; World War Three; WW III
|[September 15 2008] Travus T. Hipp Morning News & Commentary: Making Waves In The Global Capital Cesspool - Sooner Or Later The Evolution Of Capitalism To Fascism HAD To Occur And It's Happening RIGHT NOW - Travus T. Hipp - Cabale News Service|
In The News: It's been a rough weekend on Wall Street and, as the old pitch goes: THEY'RE GIVIN' IT AWAY! - A tension filled conclave of the big bucks boys try to figure their way out of the mess they've created... and they can't. Lehman Brothers goes bankrupt and Merrill Lynch is taken over by Bank of America. AIG, a major insurer/re-insurer goes next. The price of gold is surging now. More. MEND, the guerilla army of Nigeria declares war with the government about oil revenue distribution to th...
Keywords: Travus T. Hipp; Cabale News Service; KPIG; Politics; News; Alternative News; U.S. Foreign Policy; U.S. Domestic Policy; Breaking Politics News; Realpolitik; Republican Family Values; Social Justice; Afghanistan; AIG; American Economy; Assassination; Awakening Council; Baghdad; Bank Default; Bank Of America; Banking; Bankruptcy; Bolivia; Brazil; Casualty Count; CENTCOM; Chunnel; Cold War; Corruption; Daewoo; David Petraeus; Dead American Soldier; Dead American Soldiers; Environment; Fascism; Financial Crisis; Forcados Terminal; France; Galveston Texas; Gas Pricing; Georgia; Government Corruption; High Sulphur Oil; Hurricane Ike; International Diplomacy; Invasion Of Afghanistan; Invasion of Iraq; Invasion Of Iraq; Investment Banking; Iraq; Latin America; Lehman Brothers; MEND; Merrill Lynch; Military Aid; Mortgage Crisis; Niger Delta; Nigeria; Nigerian Troops; Offshore Drilling; Offshore Oil Drilling; Oil Companies; Oil Corporations; Oil Drilling; Oil Pricing; Oil Refineries; Oil Revenue; Oil Royalties; Oil Wars; Pando Province; Pentagon; Price of Gold; Russia; Shell Oil; South America; South Ossetia; US Diplomacy; Venezuela; Wall Street; War Pigs; Warmonger; Warmongering; Western Georgia; World War III; World War Three; WW III
|[May 06 2008] Travus T. Hipp Morning News & Commentary: A Local Girl, The Horses, And A Call To Your Congresscritter - Jill Croston aka Lacey J. Dalton's Wild Horse Rescue Program May Come To An End With A Mass Horse Slaughter Due To New Federal Policies - Travus T. Hipp - Cabale News Service|
In The News: Making Friends In Iraq: Diyala Province where we had just 'cleaned up' terrorists... alleged AQ attack kills 30. Kurdistan figures out the Pentagon is giving tactical intelligence to Turkey who then raid PKK-related villages. The Kurds are threatening to cut off the oil teat, and combined with the Nigerian MEND rebels actions of late, have caused oil prices to spike to a new record $120.00/bbl...
Keywords: Travus T. Hipp; Cabale News Service; KPIG; Politics; News; Alternative News; U.S. Foreign Policy; U.S. Domestic Policy; Breaking Politics News; Realpolitik; Republican Family Values; Social Justice; 2008 Elections; al Qaeda; American Military Occupation; Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini; Balkanised Iraq; Barack Obama; Big Government; Biological Diversity; BLM; Border War; Bureau of Land Management; Bush War; BushCo; BushWar; Campaign Financing; China; Chinese Government; Chinese Occupation; Combat Support Operations; Counter-Insurgency; Country Music; Country Musician; Dalai Lama; Defense Intelligence; Democratic Family Values; Department of Agriculture; Department of Defense; Destabilization; Diplomacy; Diplomatic Negotiations; Diplomatic Pressure; Diplomatic Talks; Diyala; Domestic Policy; Elections; Empire; Endangered Species; Endless War; Environmental Issues; Federal Election; Federal Spending; Feral Horses; Gilan; Government Accountability; Gunboat Diplomacy; Hezbollah; Hillary Clinton; Hizbollah; Hizbullah; Horses; Insurgency; Insurgent; International Diplomacy; Invasion of Iraq; Iran; Iranian Government; Iranian Society; Iraq; Iraqi Government; Iraqi Insurgents; Islamic Jihad; Islamic Militancy; Islamic Revolution; Jihad; Jihadi; Jihadist; Jill Croston; Jimmy Hoffa; Juan Cole; Justice Department; Kurd; Kurdish Border; Kurdish Regional Government; Kurdish Resistance; Kurdish Separatist; Kurdistan; Kurdistan Border; Kurdistan Democratic Party; Kurdistan Regional Government; Kurdistan Workers Party; Kurds; Labor Union; Lacey J. Dalton; Land Management; Lebanon; Mass Media; Media Coverage; Media Disinformation; Media Spin; MEND; Middle East; Militarism; Military Proxy; Mohammad Khatami; Movement for the Emancipation of Niger Delta; National Sovereignty; Nevada; Niger Delta; Nigeria; Occupation Army; Oil Pipelines; Oil Prices; Oil Resources; Oil Wars; Peace and Stability Operation; Pentagon; Persian Gulf; Petroleum; PKK; Political Endorsement; Political Strategy; Proxy Army; Proxy War; PSA; Public Service Announcement; Public Service Message; Regional War; Resource Wars; Ruhollah Khomeini; Rupert Murdoch; Saber Rattling; Santa Cruz California; State Sponsored Terrorism; Tactical Intelligence; Teamsters Union; Tehran; Tibet; Tibetan Independence; Turkey; Turkish Army; U.S. Congress; U.S. Diplomacy; Under Reported News; Union Corruption; Union Leadership; Wall Street Journal; War On Terror; War on Terror; War Pigs; Warmonger; Warmongering; War-mongering; Wild Horse Rescue; Wild Horses
|[July 02 2008] Travus T. Hipp Morning News & Commentary: No Fireworks? Just Take Your Gun - Let's Talk About '4th Of Julys' Of Yesteryear And Why We Celebrate The Day At All - Travus T. Hipp - Cabale News Service|
In The News: If it works as foreign policy... The budget for the Wild Horse Adoption Program has been cut, so the Bureau of Land Management will cull the herd... by shooting the horses. The Nigerian government will sponsor talks between oil industry interests and the MEND rebels who have been brutalizing their facilities... ExampleSunday, 06 May 2007 JOURNAL: Shell facilities disappear from Niger Delta (UPDATE) Last year, Shell Oil abandoned facilities that produced 600,000 barrels a day of oil ...
Keywords: Travus T. Hipp; Cabale News Service; KPIG; Politics; News; Alternative News; U.S. Foreign Policy; U.S. Domestic Policy; Breaking Politics News; Realpolitik; Republican Family Values; Social Justice; Africa; American Culture; American Democracy; American History; American Society; American Troops in Iraq; Blackwater; Bureau of Land Management; Bush Administration; Bush Family Ranch; Bush War; BushCo; BushWar; China; Citizenship; Civil Defense; Colombia; Colonialism; Corporatism; Creative Destruction; Diplomacy; Diplomatic Crisis; Drug Culture; Drug Enforcement; Drug War; Drug Wars; Economics; Fascism; Fourth Of July; George W. Bush; Gitmo; Global Empire; Global War; Globalization; Guasntanamo; History; Insurrection; International Diplomacy; International Politics; Invasion of Iran; Iran; Iranian Defense Minister; Iranian Oil Production; Iraq; Iraq War; Iraqi Law; Iraqi-American Relations; Job Loss; John McCain; Justice Department; Latin America; MEND Rebels; Mercenaries; Mexican Drug Enforcement; Mexico; Middle East; Militarism; Monkey Wrenching; Monkey-wrenching; Neofascism; New World Order; Niger Delta; Nigerian Government; Oil; Oil And Gas Development; Oil Industry; Oil Infrastructure; Oil Pipeline; Oil Production; Oil Production Contracts; Oil Wars; Oilfield Service; Oilfield Service Contracts; Patriotism; Pentagon; Persian Gulf; Pot; Preemptive War; Pre-emptive War; Regime Change; Sabotage; Shell Oil; Starbucks; Torture; Torture Chamber; Torture Techniques; U.S. Diplomacy; Unemployment; US Economy; US Navy; War On Drugs; War on Iran; War On Iran; War On Iraq; War Pigs; Warmonger; Warmongering; War-mongering; Waterboarding; Wild Horse Adoption Program; Wild Horses